Ditch the crowded malls at one of these SA Christmas markets

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Don't fall over your feet and get your Xmas shopping sorted at one of these Saffa markets. (Photo: iStock)
Don't fall over your feet and get your Xmas shopping sorted at one of these Saffa markets. (Photo: iStock)

Shake up some Christmas spirit in around the streets of South Africa.

'Tis the season for some jolly and some funky market trawling.

Whether you're looking to buy or snack, Christmas markets are the place to do both while also being able to deck yourself out with the best of your worst Christmas sweaters!

READ: How to use your leave to get the most out of the Christmas holidays 

Whip out your decor and festive swimsuits for a heated Christmas and grab your family to join you in the fun stocked up around the spicy province.

Whether you're looking for a quick city dash to a market for some hidden gem gifts or wish to make a road trip to the more rugged landscapes of SA with some festive finds peppered in - Africa's southern tip has delivered.

Weaving your way all the way from Gauteng to the coastal provinces - you can be sure to find a festive nook to buy some cheeky last minute finds at these markets:

KWAZULU-NATAL

Beat the queues and experience the ambience of the Christmas markets this year!

Get the full listing here.

WESTERN CAPE

Beat the queues and experience the ambience of the Christmas markets this year!

Get the full listing here.

GAUTENG

Beat the queues and experience the ambience of the Christmas markets this year!

Get the full listing here

EASTERN CAPE

Beat the queues and experience the ambience of the Christmas markets this year!

Get the full listing here

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